Human Factors Expert Witness Services
At Sophic Synergistics, we provide ergonomics and human factors expert witness services. Our human factors experts work in various industry and government settings – they design and create safe and efficient products, processes, procedures, and environments. Our experts are often called upon to provide professional opinions on the human element and the circumstances of the situation that impacted the specific outcomes under review within a case. We provide clarity and insight into how and why issues may have occurred and led to the outcomes experienced. Our areas of expertise are many including forensic human factors, workplace safety, negligence, displays, environmental design, and more.
Justice in court can depend on expert witness
Human factors expert witnesses are valuable to court trials because they can deliver insight into many nuances that relate to how humans perceive, understand, and interact with the conditions of their environment or a particular situation. They provide clarity and insight about how and why issues may have occurred and led to the outcomes experienced in a case.
Our areas of expertise include:
Forensic human factors
Accidents such as slips, trips and falls
Attention and distraction
Equipment/Product design including liability
Displays and controls
Fatigue and sleep deprivation
Cognition/Memory/Perception including perception of risk
Environmental design including lighting, noise, vibration and temperature
We provide a comprehensive review of all case documentation.
Our review includes:
- Human factors and human safety assessments
- Site assessments/reconstruction
- Caution and warning/Labeling
- Test and evaluation
- Product design review
- Risk mitigation
- Work site evaluations
Let us help your company in the courtroom.
Our experts will review the facts of your case including all applicable evidence, case documentation and testimony, assessment of the site where the incident occurred, and review of applicable requirements or building codes.